Thursday October 23rd, 2014
Thursday October 23rd, 2014

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Kwara State is not owned by any dynasty – Jani

Jani: Changing permutations

  /   in Politics 6:11 pm

Billionaire businessman and chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Jani Ibrahim is one of the frontline aspirants Read More →

Mugabe’s wife threatens vice president in power grab


  /   in Politics

President Robert Mugabe's increasingly powerful wife Grace has threatened Zimbabwe's vice president with expulsion from the r Read More →

Rivers: Politicians step up struggle to succeed Amaechi

*Governor, Rotimi Amaechi

  /   in Politics

The race to succeed governor Chibuike Amaechi has assumed feverish pitch in Rivers State. In the Peoples Democratic Party, Read More →

Lagos Senate contests: APC, PDP in battle royale

The Senate

  /   in Politics

THe contest for the Senate and House of Representatives in Lagos State is one that has transfromed the two leading parties in Read More →

2015: Tough battle in Anambra Central

Uche Ekwunife acknowledging cheers from supporters

  /   in Politics

WHEN the national chairman of All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, Chief Victor Umeh, declared his intention to vie for the Read More →

UPN crisis sponsored by moles – Fasehun

Frederick Fasehun

  /   in Politics 9:38 pm

Dr Frederick Fasehun on Wednesday said he remained the bonafide National Chairman of the Unity Party of Nigeria (UPN), blamin Read More →

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MAN Group decries registration bid by wines importers


  /   in Business 7:26 pm

THE Ethanol Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (EMAN) has objected strongly to the registration bid at Corporate Affairs Co Read More →

Political institutions, entrepreneurship responsible for poverty alleviation- Aig-Imoukhueede


  /   in Business

The President, National Council of the Nigeria Stock Exchange, Mr. Aigbije Aig-Imoukhuede, said that political institutions a Read More →

Fashola blasts banks over branch locations, unfair labour practices

Babatunde Raji Fashola

  /   in Business

Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Babatunde Fashola has accused banks of unfair labour practices, and disregard for the state phys Read More →

UNIDO, PIND sign pact on poverty reduction in the Niger Delta


  /   in Business

The United Nations Industrial Development Organization, UNIDO and the Foundation for Partnership Initiatives in the Niger Del Read More →

Africa’s richest woman to expand banking empire to Namibia

Isabel dos Santos

  /   in Business 8:55 pm

Africa's richest woman, Angolan Isabel dos Santos, is set to spread her banking empire into neigbouring Namibia, after a ban Read More →

Abuja-Kaduna rail line to be delivered by Dec —FG

A moving train on the 68 percent completed railway track of the Abuja - Kaduna fast train project launched by Vice President Namadi Sambo in Abuja on Thursday

  /   in Business

Federal Government has said that the construction of Abuja (Idu)-Kaduna Standard guage rail line is 85 percent complete and w Read More →

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French police fight Everton fans


  /   in Sports 4:24 pm

French police fired tear gas at Everton fans Thursday amid rising tensions ahead of the English side's Europa League game aga Read More →

Balotelli and Rodgers under Anfield spotlight

Mario Balotelli

  /   in Sports

Under-pressure Liverpool taskmaster Brendan Rodgers will tackle troubled striker Mario Balotelli over both a half-time shirt- Read More →

Manchester United aiming to upset “different biscuit’’ Chelsea

Manchester United's Dutch manager Louis Van Gaal watches from the dug out during the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Swansea City at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England on August 16, 2014. Swansea City won the game 2-1. AFP PHOTO/PAUL ELLIS

  /   in Sports

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal is targeting victory over Chelsea this weekend but admits taking on the leaders wil Read More →

NFF invites Amodu, Siasia

Amodu and  Siasia

  /   in Sports

The Nigeria Football Federation ( NFF) has invited the interim coach of the Super Eagles Shuaibu Amodu and head Coach of the Read More →

Gov’s Cup serves off November 17

Shehu Lawal in action during the 34th Central Bank of Nigeria Senior Open Tennis Championship in Lagos on Thursday (10/5/12). NAN photo

  /   in Sports

With Nigeria certified Ebola free by the World Health Organisation, organisers of the Governor’s Cup have fixed November 17 Read More →

180 golfers for Southern Sun golf


  /   in Sports

One hundred and eighty golfers will feature in this year’s Southern Sun Ikoyi golf tournament billed to hold November 15 at Read More →

Entertainment View All →

Sammie Okposo bags South-Africa’s biggest gospel awards nomination


  /   in Entertainment

Multitalented gospel artiste and Glo ambassador Sammie Okposo has been nominated in this year’s Best of Africa category a Read More →

Laide Bakare welcomes baby No 3


  /   in Entertainment

Popular Yoruba actress, movie producer and record label owner, Laide Bakare has delivered baby number three, her second son t Read More →

Why I cut off my dreadlocks — P.R.E


  /   in Entertainment

P.R.E, whose name is an acronym for Pretty, Real and Entertaining is beginning to carve a niche for himself not only as a tal Read More →

Folly Coker denies affair withTiwa Savage, says he’s not owner of Mavin Records

*Tiwa and TeeBillz

  /   in Entertainment

Folly Coker, the upwardly-mobile senior aide of Gov Babatunde Fashola, who was rumored to be dating sensational singer, Tiwa Read More →

Reggae star, Don Carlos thrills fans at Felabration

Don Carlos

  /   in Music 12:03 am

This year’s annual musical concert celebrating the life and times of Afrobeat King, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, tagged ‘Fela Read More →

DJ Neptune, DJ Spinall, others thrill at Hennessy Artistry club tour

DJs Neptune,Spinal others at the eventl

  /   in Music

Hennessy Artistry Club tour has undoubtedly won its place in the minds of Lagos party lovers with successful past editions. Read More →


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